Taught course

Leadership for Sustainable Rural Development

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · School of Biological Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Sustainable rural development involves challenging the disparities between rural and urban areas, protecting the countryside and sustaining local services. This innovative, conversion Masters programme is open to applicants from all disciplinary backgrounds and promotes leadership and embraces action-based, experiential learning, facilitated through a series of lectures, work placements and group projects. The programme fosters critical thinking and promotes the use of initiative for problem solving and decision-making in sustainable development.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr Judith Stephens
Email
j.stephens@qub.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9097 2114